Samsung Galaxy A8 Plus (4GB, 64GB) 2018 Gold
Samsung Galaxy A8 Plus
Expand Your View
Enjoy an expansive view of the Samsung Galaxy A8 Plus with the Infinity Display. It's a beautiful, large display that extends from side to side for an expanded screen that you'll love to see.
Let Your Style Show
Whether your taste is bold or classic, you can take your pick of stylish colors* on the Samsung Galaxy A8 Plus . And with the smooth curves creating a comfortable, ergonomic grip, it's a beautiful phone you won't want to put down.*Availability of colors may vary by country and region.
Get In The Scene
You'll feel fully immersed in what's on screen thanks to the Infinity Display's 18.5:9 ratio. The biggest display Galaxy A phones to date, it offers a wide horizontal view, providing a stunning cinematic experience.
See It All At Once
The Infinity Display is also longer than the screen on the previous model, so you can read and browse with less scrolling. Whether checking your social media or reading a news article, you'll see more at one time and give your thumbs a rest.
Masterpiece In A Snap
Taking stunning photos of the Samsung Galaxy A8 Plus is as easy as tapping the shutter. The Dual Front Camera innovates selfies and wefies, putting the focus on you and your friends so you can capture moments in a new way. And with the rear 16MP camera, the surrounding scene will come out bright and clear, too.
Perfect Your Selfie
Add flair and fun to your selfies with Live focus mode on the Dual Front Camera. It blurs the background, adding bokeh so you and your friends stand out. Afterwards, you can readjust the focus to your taste. And by enabling Beauty effect before taking the photo, selfies and wefies come out stunning.
Focus On The Fun
Customise your pictures with exciting stickers and filters. Decorate selfies with stickers using face-recognition technology. Or edit before you shoot with Food mode, Beauty effect, or Filters. And Beauty effect works while taking a video with the front camera, so you can look your best in action.*Beauty effect can only be applied when using the front camera. **Beauty effect cannot be adjusted during video recording. ***Available filters may vary by user.
Get The Shot In Any Light
Whether out at night or caught in the dark, you'll capture the scene clearly with the improved low-light capability on the Samsung Galaxy A8 Plus 's rear camera. Its bright F1.7 lens, larger 1.12㎛ pixels, and bigger 1/2.8" sensor bring in light from the environment to make photos crisp and detailed.
A Smart Way To Search
Easily find the image you want with the gallery search bar. As you search, the gallery analyses your photos and pulls out relevant pictures, even displaying them by category.
Works Even When Wet
You want a phone that works wherever life takes you. The Galaxy A8 has an IP68 rating* for water and dust resistance, meaning neither splashes nor rain will slow you down**.*Samsung Galaxy A8 Plus is rated IP68, meaning it is protected against dust ingress and is water resistant. Water resistance rating is based on test conditions of submersion in up to 1.5 meters of fresh water for up to 30 minutes. To prolong the life of your device rinse it with clean water after submersion or spillage and dry with a microfiber cloth. **The Galaxy A8's IP68 rating does not protect against heavy rain and significant splashes.
Here To Help You
Keep your day on the track, set reminders, and get information via your camera with Bixby. Bixby is a virtual assistant that works via text and touch and learns your habits. With Bixby Home, Bixby Vision, and Bixby Reminder*, it integrates seamlessly into not just the Galaxy A8, but also your lifestyle.*Bixby is only available in certain countries, with certain devices, features, and languages.
Always Ready For You
Get informed without waking up your phone. The Always on the Display screen is always available and contains important information like date, time, notif
Do More and Store More
Whether multitasking or gaming, it's fast and seamless with the 4GB RAM* on the Samsung Galaxy A8 Plus . And you can easily keep important things on hand with expandable microSD storage—up to an additional 256GB. And if you travel a lot or have two separate numbers, you also have the option to use Dual SIM.**
Go Beyond The Phone
Change how you share and make life more convenient for the Samsung devices and services of Phone+. Track your workouts with wearables. Explore new dimensions with Gear VR. And control your smart home with Samsung Connect. At home or on the go, your life is enhanced with Phone+ and the Galaxy A8.
Samsung Galaxy A8 Plus
- Technology GSM / HSPA / LTE
- 2G bands GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2 (dual-SIM model only)
- 3G bands HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100
- 4G bands LTE
- Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A (3CA) Cat11 600/75 Mbps
- GPRS Yes
- EDGE Yes
- Dimensions 149.2 x 70.6 x 8.4 mm (5.87 x 2.78 x 0.33 in)
- Weight 172 g (6.07 oz)
- Build Front/back glass, aluminum frame
- SIM Single SIM (Nano-SIM) or Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
- Samsung Pay
- IP68 certified - dust/waterproof over 1.5 meters and 30 minutes
- Type Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
- Size 6.0 inches, 79.6 cm2 (~75.6% screen-to-body ratio)
- Resolution 1080 x 2220 pixels, 18.5:9 ratio (~441 ppi density)
- Multitouch Yes
- Protection Corning Gorilla Glass (unspecified version)
- Always-on display
- OS Android 7.1.1 (Nougat)
- Chipset Exynos 7885 Octa
- CPU Octa-core (2x2.2 GHz Cortex-A73 & 6x1.6 GHz Cortex-A53)
- GPU Mali-G71
- Card slot microSD, up to 256 GB (dedicated slot)
- Internal 64 GB, 4 GB RAM
- Primary 16 MP, f/1.7, phase detection autofocus, LED flash, check quality
- Features Geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, panorama, HDR
- Video 1080p@30fps, check quality
- Secondary Dual: 16 MP + 8 MP, f/1.9, 1080p
- Alert types Vibration; MP3, WAV ringtones
- Loudspeaker Yes
- 3.5mm jack Yes
- Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
- WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, WiFi Direct, hotspot
- Bluetooth 5.0, A2DP, EDR, LE
- GPS Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS
- NFC Yes
- Radio FM radio
- USB 2.0, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector
- Sensors Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer
- Messaging SMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Mail, IM
- Browser HTML5
- Fast battery charging
- ANT+ support
- MP4/WMV/H.265 player
- MP3/WAV/WMA/eAAC+/FLAC player
- Photo/video editor
- Document viewer
- Non-removable Li-Ion 3500 mAh battery
- Performance Basemark OS II: 2067 / Basemark OS II 2.0: 2007
- Basemark X: 15299
- Display Contrast ratio: Infinity (nominal), 3.842 (sunlight)
- Camera Photo / Video
- Loudspeaker Voice 69dB / Noise 70dB / Ring 81dB
- Audio quality Noise -92.1dB / Crosstalk -90.0dB
- Battery life Endurance rating 92h